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Print Advertising Opportunities

Advertise in the Observer member magazine and reach the 35,000+ APS members throughout the year.

Advertise in the Observer member magazine and reach the 35,000+ APS members throughout the year. The magazine is published 10 times a year and is circulated to members around the globe. It is seen in print and is available free on the APS website.

Print advertising is also available in the APS Employment Network and in our field-leading Journals.

To place an ad or learn more, e-mail or call  Danielle Frisby at +1 301-388-5715. All ads are subject to approval by APS.

Observer Advertising Rates

All ads are printed in color. No hidden Fees.

Ad Size 1x 3x 6x 10x
2-Page Spread $4,585 $4,140 $3,470 $3,345
Full-Page $2,695 $2,425 $2,175 $1,945
Half-Page $1,945 $1,745 $1,565 $1,395
Third-Page $1,670 $1,565 $1,345 $1,195
Quarter-Page $1,395 $1,255 $1,125 $995

Special Positioning

Back Cover (10x Only) $2,915
Inside Front Cover (10x only) $2,795
Inside Back Cover (10x only) $2,795
Center Spread +$600
Special Request Positioning +$300

Observer 2020 Advertising Deadlines

Issue  Focus* Orders Due Materials Due
January Understanding and changing patterns of behavior 11/1/19 11/15/19
February Perception  and cognition: Is there really a distinction? 12/2/19 12/16/19
March Methodology madness: Novel solutions to research limitations 1/3/20 1/17/20
April Cross-cultural differences in aging 2/3/20 2/14/20
May/June Human behavior in the time of COVID-19 3/2/20 3/16/20
July/August The future of psychological science 5/4/20 5/15/20
September Successfully transitioning to online research and teaching 7/6/20 7/17/20
October Voting and psychological science 8/3/20 8/14/20
November The life cycle of fake news 9/1/20 9/18/20
December Social context and the effects of technology 10/5/20 10/16/20
*Focus of issue subject to change.

Ad Specs

Ads are printed in full color. File types accepted include TIFF, PDF, and EPS. All images should be at least 300 dpi to guarantee print quality.

Two-Page Spread 16.5 in. x 10.75 in.
Full Page with Bleeds 8.25 in. x 10.75 in.
Full Page without Bleeds 8 in. x 10 in.
Half Page Horizontal 6.75 in. x 4.5 in.
Half Page Vertical 3.28 in. x 9.25 in.
Quarter Page 3.28 in. x 4.5 in.